• We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

      (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
      Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM


      Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

      Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.
      Sale 2425 | Lot 15
      Price Realized: $13,000With Buyer's Premium
      Show Hammer Price
      • Click Image To Enlarge

        Additional Images
      • Sale 2425 Lot 15

        (BIBLE IN ENGLISH.) The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament, and the New. General and New Testament titles within woodcut historiated border showing the Evangelists, the Apostles, and the arms of the 12 Tribes. [732] leaves, with New Testament title, 6B6, and 6C1 probably supplied from another copy. Folio, 401x271 mm, 20th-century crude mottled leather, shaken, surface wear on rear cover; general title and last page of Revelation heavily soiled, general title mounted, next 8 preliminaries and last 2 leaves of Revelation remargined with occasional text loss, B1v and B2r in translators' preface partly adhered in gutter obscuring some text, but remainder of contents relatively clean and attractive. London: Robert Barker, 1617

        Estimate $3,000 - 5,000

        "The third distinct folio edition, printed in large black-letter, of King James's version"--Herbert 353. Bound with an undated edition of The Genealogies, with marginal soiling and repairs, lacking the map.

        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $13,000